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Eat your veggies? Produce makes its way into dog food

Friday, May 23, 2014  
Posted by: Emily Becker
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Dog food companies are jumping on the farm-to-table bandwagon and incorporating a range of produce for our canine companions. According to a study conducted by Purdue University, feeding vegetables to dogs at least three times per week can reduce the risk of canine bladder cancer. And Susan Wynn, a veterinarian and nutritionist practicing at BluePearl-Georgia Veterinary Specialists, says there is accumulating evidence that the fiber, flavonoids and glucosinolates in vegetables are beneficial in helping dogs prevent or fight chronic diseases…


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